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Cambodia detects first case of Omicron coronavirus variant

Cambodia has detected the country's first case of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus in a local woman who had travelled from Ghana, the ministry of health said.

Cambodia detects 1st case of Omicron variant

The Cambodian government said Tuesday it has detected the country's first case of the Omicron variant of the novel coronavirus in a Cambodian woman who recently visited Ghana.

China backs Cambodia’s bid to produce Covid vaccines

Joint study underway with the makers of Sinopharm after Cambodia reaches herd immunity.

Commentary: How is Cambodia last to lock down yet first few to reopen in...

There are huge economic pressures for the kingdom to reopen after COVID-19-induced travel restrictions have had crushing effects on Cambodia’s tourism industry, says a Cambodia researcher.

Commentary: In stopping random testing to live with COVID-19, is Cambodia taking other risks?

With high vaccination rates and falling infections, Cambodia has decided to reopen. Learning to live with the virus may be the right decision but ending random testing can create other issues, says a researcher.

Cambodia takes cautious approach to Covid rebound

Cambodia’s plans to reboot the economy after fully vaccinating about 87 percent of its population against Covid-19 are moving slowly, with the government delaying the reopening of kindergartens and businesses deemed high risk.

Australia pledges 3 million Covid-19 vaccines to Cambodia

Australia has pledged more than three million Covid-19 vaccine doses to Cambodia, Prime Minister Hun Sen said today, which would help the Southeast nation give booster shots to its people.

Australia giving COVID doses to Cambodia

Australia has pledged more than three million COVID-19 vaccine doses to Cambodia, Prime Minister Hun Sen says, which will help the Southeast nation give booster shots to its people.

Cambodia approves Indian-made Covaxin for temporary emergency use

Indian-made Covid-19 vaccine, Covaxin has been approved by the ministry of health for temporary emergency use.

Cambodian PM promises fourth Covid-19 booster dose

Hun Sen says he will buy Chinese vaccines if Australia does not deliver two million doses.

Cambodia hits COVID-19 vaccination target of 10M people

Cambodia is among countries with highest vaccination rates in Southeast Asia.

Cambodia issues emergency use for Sputnik V vaccine

Cambodia has issued an Emergency Use Authorisation (EUA) for the Russian made Sputnik V vaccine against Covid-19.

Cambodia’s ties with China helped it achieve a high COVID vaccination rate

Cambodia is one of the most fully COVID-19 vaccinated countries in the world. Besides help from China, the success is also due to systems already in place to combat malaria and other illnesses.

Cambodia pushes for 100 percent Covid vaccination rate

Cambodia is among the few counties pushing for a 100 percent vaccination rate against the Covid-19 pandemic as Prime Minister Hun Sen declared his country is set to fully reopen ahead of a hectic round of diplomatic meetings.

Cambodia begins opening up after reaching herd immunity

Quarantine restrictions reduced and schools reopening as 'new normal' begins.

Cambodia looking to reopen economy after Pchum Ben religious festival

Cambodia may fully reopen its economy if the Covid-19 situation remains stable for at least 10 days after the nation celebrates the Pchum Ben religious festival.

Cambodia’s Pchum Ben public holiday ends with over 664,000 tourists traveling across kingdom

Cambodia's three-day Pchum Ben public holiday had come to an end with over 664,000 people traveling to various tourist attractions after the majority of the population had been inoculated against Covid-19, according to Cambodia's Tourism Ministry on Saturday.

Finding Covid-19 cases is new job for dogs in Cambodian landmine detection programme

The Cambodian Mine Action Centre has been retraining dogs to sniff out the Covid-19 virus.

UNICEF in Cambodia warns of COVID-19 impact on youth’s mental health

Children and young people could feel the impact of COVID-19 on their mental health and well-being for many years to come, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) in Cambodia said in a press release on Tuesday.

Cambodian PM calls for precautions over Covid-19 as Pchum Ben public holiday approaches

Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen has called on people to take extra precautions to prevent large-scale Covid-19 transmission during the Pchum Ben public holiday on Oct. 5-7.


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